Bryn Dyment

I work on the web.

React, GraphQL, Sanity, TypeScript.

Front End Developer

I love exceptional design, and enjoy being part of a team working on something worthwhile.

I’m smart, collaborative, pragmatic, and have a strong track record as a remote developer.

I’m a Canadian, British and US citizen, and a resident of Japan.


React (Create React App, Gatsby).

GraphQL, Sanity, TypeScript.

JavaScript, CSS, HTML.


HOO LOGIC (Tokyo, Japan)

Front End Developer (May 2017 – present)

  • Unity: front-end lead (React) on an unannounced product (Tokyo office)
  • Toyota: front-end lead (React) on an unannounced product, in collaboration with IGREK (Kyoto office)
  • Real Kana: owner and front-end lead (React) on a website for learning Japanese; five million page views per month

Iffy Studio (London, UK)

Front End Developer (July 2015 – May 2017)

  • collaboratively built three iOS apps and two websites, including:
  • Incremental: flowers … bass synth … gravity
  • LCD: send a styled message … or add it to your site with one line of code
  • Zig: connect opposite corners … get the highest and lowest scores
  • worked remotely (from Paris and Kyoto) from Sept. 2016

Groupon (Palo Alto, CA)

Mobile Front End Developer (Aug. 2011 – July 2015)

  • front-end lead on migration of legacy, country-specific mobile sites (France, Germany, Italy, UK, etc.) to Groupon’s global API
  • feature development on US mobile site: global search, hotel bookings, nearby deals, etc.
  • front-end lead on migration of mobile site from Rails to Node.js
  • worked largely remotely (from Kyoto and London)

HOO LOGIC (Kyoto, Japan)

Full Stack Developer (Dec. 2008 – Aug. 2011)

  • designed and implemented a content management system for Xoom
    (editor, publisher, and interface to translation system)
  • full website implementations for various international clients

Xoom (San Francisco, CA)

Front End Developer (Sept. 2005 – Dec. 2008)

  • Xoom is an international remittance company acquired by PayPal
  • sole front-end developer for approximately three years
  • Python and Java stacks

Technical Product Manager (July 2004 – Sept. 2005)

  • invited to join engineering after collaborating on various projects


University of Waterloo (Ontario, Canada)

Systems Design Engineering


React, GraphQL, Material, Sanity, TypeScript.


Enterprise healthcare.

Vue.js, Laravel.

Real Kana

Five million page views per month.

React, Gatsby.


Flowers. Bass synth. Gravity.

What did we create?

iOS, Swift.


Mobile game prototype.



Network security mobile administration.

Vue.js, Vuex, Axios.

Real Kanji

Japanese study site.

React, Gatsby, GraphQL.

Real Kana App

iOS, Objective C.


Send styled messages.

jQuery, SVG.